Modern Concepts for Wooden Accent Walls

Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso

Wood paneling was, at one point, one of the trendiest design elements in homes. But as with most fads, it phased its way out…until now! Wall paneling is back and better than ever. With the right finish of stain or paint on wooden planks, your home could look like it’s straight out of an interior design magazine. There are many ways you can go about installing these decorative wood walls in your room, so get inspired by the versatile modern wood accent wall ideas below and see which pattern best suits your taste; or check out this DIY faux panel wall from our Project Tutorials.

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Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso
Dani is House One’s assistant editor. As a Norwalk, CT native, Dani graduated from UConn with a BA in Digital Media and Design. This millennial longs for the days of All That, Tamagotchis, and Dunkaroos. When she’s not working, she’s hanging outdoors, playing with her dogs, or watching makeup tutorials on YouTube.

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